Definitions for pavepəˈveɪ, ˈpæv eɪ
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a setting with precious stones so closely set that no metal shows
cover with a material such as stone or concrete to make suitable for vehicle traffic
"pave the roads in the village"
To cover something with paving slabs
To cover with stone, concrete, blacktop or other covering to make a road for vehicles
to lay or cover with stone, brick, or other material, so as to make a firm, level, or convenient surface for horses, carriages, or persons on foot, to travel on; to floor with brick, stone, or other solid material; as, to pave a street; to pave a court
fig.: To make smooth, easy, and safe; to prepare, as a path or way; as, to pave the way to promotion; to pave the way for an enterprise
Origin: [F., from paver to pave. See Pave.]
The word PAVE is a U.S. Air Force program identifier relating to electronic systems. In the original system, used in the helicopters PAVE Low and PAVE Hawk it was an acronym for Precision Avionics Vectoring Equipment. In later years the use of PAVE as a prefix identifier came to be used for a wide range of different programs, and various newer meanings for the original acronym have been proposed.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The promotion of young executives should pave the way for the future of the junior Chung.
This is an opportunity for Cubans of all walks of life to come together and pave a new way forward.
Today will witness the launch of some tactical operations that pave the way to the eventual liberation of Ramadi.
I want to reach every madrassa, every mosque, to convince (Muslim scholars) and pave the way for awareness among people.
Now we are working to transfer these 19 people to Kabul safely and efforts are on to pave the way for 12 others to get free soon.
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Translations for pave
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- empedrar, pavimentarCatalan, Valencian
- pflastern, bepflastern, mit Platten auslegenGerman
- päällystää, kivetäFinnish
- ùrlaraichScottish Gaelic
- pavimentare, lastricareItalian
- вымостить, выстелить, устелить, выстилать, устилать, моститьRussian
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